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We love it! Icona Pop album has flavor, power

Eric Casey, Staff Writer

October 3, 2013

September 22, 2013 will never escape my mind. That night my friend Zobaida and I went to see the Swedish electro- pop-punk duo Icona Pop at the Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia. In fact, I’m still on a concert high from...

New film “Prisoners” a unique, gripping mystery-drama

William Amos, Staff Writer

September 22, 2013

"Prisoners" is rattling. There is more to this film than simply what you see and it shows you everything.  It's brutally raw and sympathetically vulnerable, playing on audience's emotions. Hugh Jackman (Les Miserables,...

Top 10 songs you probably missed out on this summer

Eric Casey, Staff Writer

September 9, 2013

Let me begin by saying it's not your fault you likely missed out on some great tunes this summer that should have been hits.  Whether you listen to Top 40, Grooveshark, Pandora, Spotifiy, or even vinyl records (my favorite!)...

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